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Pompholyxophrys sterni
Rainer, 1968

Pompholyxophrys Genus: Genus: Outer mucilaginous envelope with minute colorless spherical granules arranged in concentric layers; nucleus eccentric; pseudopodia long (Kudo, 1966).

Pompholyxophrys sterni Rainer, cell body spherical 25 μm in diam., gelatinous coat 4 μm in thickness, x 400, x 640, rice field, Higashi-sano (near Minami-kamishiro railway station), Hakuba village, Nagano Pref., Japan, October 3, 2004 by Y. Tsukii
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
Pompholyxophrys sterni Pompholyxophrys sterni Pompholyxophrys sterni

C. sterni: Body spheroid 12-25 μm diam., with getatinous coat 8 μm thick; axopods extend from central granule (centroplast), each 40 μm long, slender, with rafractile granules along them (Illustrated Guide, 1985).

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